Founded in 1950 Suhrkump Publishing has been acknowledged as one of the leading European publishers of fine literature. During it's existence Suhrkump Publishing has also become reknowned for it's distinctive Edition Suhrkamp cover system, designed in 1962 by well-known German graphic designer Willy Fleckhaus. This very cover system was used up until 2004. The change lead by the growing demands of the market.
In 2011, Suhrkump invited Hort to propose a cover system for the digital market. Here are some of the collaborative proposals.
Images used within presentation were made courtesy of Steffen Bunte, Hort and Suhrkump.
(With and for Hort.)